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A 1965 Study Revealed Sugar Causes Cancer—Why Was There a Cover-Up?

A new paper published in PLOS Biology this week brought to light a controversial 1965 study, funded by the sugar industry, that was never published …

36 of the most memorable 'Game of Thrones' one-liners so far

There's so much action, death, sex and violence in <i>Game of Thrones</i> that it's sometime easy to forget just how damn good the writing is too.<p>To get you …

Brain scans highlight a hidden, "higher" state of consciousness

Reaching a higher state of consciousness is a concept you're more likely to hear a spiritualist spout than a scientist, but now neuroscientists at …

There's a Massive, Glowing Blob in The Universe, And a Mystery Source Is Lighting It Up

No one knows what's powering this thing.<p>Astronomers have discovered a vast, glowing blob of gas in the distant Universe, and they can't figure out …

Researchers Just Found Evidence of an Ancient 'Lost Continent' Under Mauritius

Earth still has some massive secrets.<p>Newly discovered crystals expelled from volcanic eruptions on the island of Mauritius are billions of years …

25 Products For People Who Love To Eat, But Suck At Cooking

Less stress, less mess, more eating. The products in this post were updated in March 2018.

Bizarre Antimatter Emits Same Light As Regular Matter

For the first time, physicists have shown that atoms of antimatter appear to give off the same kind of light that atoms of regular matter do when …

Physics

26 Beautiful Travel Photos of 2016

Nat Geo Travel editors picked their favorite travel photos published in 2016. See majestic images from around the world that struck our experts.

Travel Photography

Your Brain Can Resurrect 'Forgotten’ Short-Term Memories

Working memories don’t have to be continuously active in the brain to be remembered.<p>Day-to-day living can be such a struggle for people with short-term memory loss. But scientists have now found that memories are rarely completely lost—instead they're just moved to the subconscious.<p>A functioning …

Meet The Man Behind Some Of Britain's Biggest Whisky Festivals

When he hands me his business card, the first thing I notice is his official title: Whisky Evangelist. Of anyone in Great Britain, and perhaps even globally, Eddie Ludlow has certainly earned it.<p>Through his company, The Whisky Lounge, Eddie now runs some of Britain’s largest whisky festivals every …

Festivals

Avoid the Dark Side With This Death Star Desk Lamp

There are plenty of interesting lamps to illuminate your workspace—but why not opt for one that will inspire you to obliterate your work? This new …

Shopping

Want to understand how Trump happened? Study quantum physics

The past decade will be remembered as the period when the global underclass revolt snowballed into a movement with political bite. From Occupy Wall Street to Brexit to Donald Trump’s election, these post-financial crisis years have featured many unsynchronized awakenings that are forcing a …

Globalization

Determine Which Shakespeare Play You Should See First With This Flowchart

Shakespeare has been dead for over 400 years, but his plays are still being put on every day by theatre companies all over the world. If you’re not …

Here is a map highlighting the wi-fi passwords of 130 airports across the world

Everyone's traveling life just got much easier and we have computer security engineer and travel blogger Anil Polat to thank for that.<p>In a strike of …

North America

Scientists Admit Everything They Know About Physics Is Likely Wrong

Scientists at CERN have announced that everything scientists thought they knew about physics may be entirely false, following the discovery of two …

15 Poems of the Heart

IMAGE Pinterest<p>Are you ready? Your mind asks your heart. When you open yourself to someone new and show the fragile girl hiding behind the smile, …